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  • May 19 2016
  • 19 May 2016

Zimmerman Gun Sells at Second Auction while ‘Decoy’ Auction Draws Outrage, Bogus Bids

Pop quiz: When is an auction not an auction? Answer: When it involves the sale of George Zimmerman’s gun. After three failed auctions and seven […]

  • May 18 2016
  • 18 May 2016

How to Use Marker’s Marks to Identify and Value Antiques and Collectibles

For those of us interested in antiques and collectibles, maker’s marks, shop and factory marks, brands and labels can both help identify and indicate a […]

  • May 18 2016
  • 18 May 2016

Q and A with Harry Rinker: A ’50s-Era Philadelphia Athletics Felt Pennant

QUESTION:: I have a 1950s-era, triangular-shaped, Philadelphia Athletics felt pennant measuring 35 inches in length and 11 inches across the top. The top has a […]

  • May 17 2016
  • 17 May 2016

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: A Reproduction Baby Buggy & Paine Furniture Rocker

The weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker” on the WorthPoint YouTube channel features antiques and collectibles expert Harry Rinker talking with WorthPoint editor Gregory Watkins […]

  • May 17 2016
  • 17 May 2016

Auction Updates: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly in the Auction World

In the world of auctions this month, we see the weird—and, frankly, tasteless—gun auction, a piece of rock ‘n’ roll royalty, a history lesson, some […]

  • May 16 2016
  • 16 May 2016

WorthPoint Insider Gets Updated to Educate, Excite and Encourage Sharing

We have been through a lot of changes in our nine years at WorthPoint. Many of you have been through it together with us. One […]

  • May 16 2016
  • 16 May 2016

3 Steps to Find Your Hidden Wealth

WorthPoint’s Worthopedia, the largest online antiques and collectibles price guide, helps you find, value and price items you may have in your home. In this […]

  • May 16 2016
  • 16 May 2016

Prince’s Iconic Yellow Cloud Guitar Offered at Heritage Auctions

BEVERLY HILLS – Prince’s personally-owned and played Yellow Cloud electric guitar—an instrument as unique and innovative as the artist’s legendary contribution to the music world—will […]

  • May 15 2016
  • 15 May 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Sounding Off About Collecting Vinyl Records

Columbia Records introduced the microgroove vinyl long playing (LP) phonographic record in 1948. The vinyl LP had fine groves and a 33 1/3-speed, extending the […]

  • May 13 2016
  • 13 May 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Mattel’s Battle to Save Barbie

What is the shelf life of a toy? The Slinky was invented by Richard James in 1943. The Radio Flyer wagon and Lincoln Logs will […]